The Northern Rivers of NSW is renowned for the many festivals that take place throughout the year -- there is the famous Byron Bay BluesFest in April; Splendour in the Grass Festival in July; Falls Music and Arts Festival in December, etc. If you are a lover of great music and arts then come and visit the Northern Rivers!
In addition, there are numerous white sandy beaches that you can frolick in -- there are the Byron Bay beaches with its eclectic people and laid back style, as well as Pottsville and Cabarita beaches which are great surfing spots.
Here is just a short list of nearby things to see and do while you enjoy your stay at the Fig Tree Retro Studio.
Pottsville Beach Holiday Accommodation
Do a Rainforest Way country driveThe main drive of The Rainforest Way leads you through the heart of Australia’s Green Cauldron, linking the towns and villages of Casino, Kyogle, Rathdowney, Beaudesert, Gold Coast, Tamborine Mountain, Murwillumbah, Nimbin, Lismore and Byron Bay.
Go antique shopping in NewrybarWhile there, make sure to stop in at the well-known Byron Bay Hinterland Harvest Cafe and grab brunch!
Explore Pottsville MarketsThe Pottsville Markets are on every 1st and 3rd Sunday at the Phillips Street Reserve. Ask a local if unsure where this is.
Take a sourdough making classThe class includes a take home sourdough starter which can give you infinite loaves of sourdough. Also includes method, instructions and recipes. Located in Bogangar, near Cabarita Beach.
Wine tasting at Ilnam EstatesLocal winery here in the Tweed with great cafe which is open Wednesday to Sunday for Lunch, Morning or Afternoon Teas.
Images courtesy of Destination Tweed